One of Egypt’s most celebrated artists, Omar El Nagdi who participated in many exhibitions and Biennales in Egypt, Europe, USA and Russia, including the Museum of Modern Art in Cairo, the Museum of Modern Art in Venice, the Museum of Fine Art in Alexandria, the Museum of Modern Art in South Korea, the National Library in Paris, the Congress Library in the USA, the Museum of Pistoia in Italy, the Rasking Foundation in England, the Centre of Aesthetics Research in Italy, and the Museum of the White House in the USA.
Omar El Nagdi is the recipient of many local and international art prizes, and obtained the French Parliament’s medal. His paintings have been acquired by museums and renowned institutions throughout the world. There is also a museum on his name in France.
El Nagdi is an Egyptian symbolist and magician of colour.